Being proactive with career development is critical for graduates to kick start their journey. But they can't do it alone. After all, we have all been at the starting line waiting for the starter's gun to go off.
Whether it's a first date, important meeting or job interview – how much effort do you put in to stand out? People size us up quickly and change their minds slowly. Make sure you consider these factors to make a great first impression.
The benefits from taking part in a work based learning placement are endless, but only if you grab each opportunity with both hands to gain insight, knowledge and practical skills that you can take with you to begin your professional career.